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Attractive church just off SWCP

We ventured in to Abbotsbury early on our second day walking the last 87 miles of the SWCP from... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
One_of_the_BOFs
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Right next to the Abbey House B&B

While staying in the Abbey House B&B we walked past this beautiful, old church many times & the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
jainsea
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a number of times, before you walk in look left outside against the wall very old coffins, when you get in the church there’s information about the church on a wooden handle very informative.

Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We ventured in to Abbotsbury early on our second day walking the last 87 miles of the SWCP from Lyme Regis to Poole, mainly to visit some of the older buildings. However we found this old church to have its own attraction, including some nice...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Called in whilst visiting the town and surrounds. The church was obviously well cared for and pleasant. It was not the most decorated or the most interesting church we have seen, but worthwhile if you are in the town to have a visit. There are...More

Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 19 July 2017

While staying in the Abbey House B&B we walked past this beautiful, old church many times & the cemetery that surrounds it. Very pretty!

Thank jainsea
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A lovely historic church that belonged to the Abbey of St. Peter which is now just a few ruins, but the church is still very much used and has some lovely kneelers which were done in 2000 showing all aspects of the village from cricket...More

Thank Jennie M
Reviewed 26 January 2017

If you like churches with a civil cannon ball stuck in the wall then this is the place for you - a nice country church with a quirk.

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Sat on a small hill this church has one of the best kept churchyards we have seen for some time. It is a credit to the community.

Thank Paxlot
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Walking around Abbotsbury we came to the Parish Church dating from the 16th Century. It turned out to be very well kept both inside and out and was a credit to the Parishioners and Clergy.

Thank thompsonjstjet
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Popped into the church on the way to the Swannery. Glad we did. it's a lovely placed there are pamphlets explaining the history.

Thank thefrances2016
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Well worth a look if in the area. Nice to find a church with unlocked doors! Very interesting history here and a lovely peaceful atmosphere for contemplation.

Thank george b
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